Social Worker - Adult Mental Health

Monash Health

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 4/15/2019

About Monash Health

Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children’s Hospital.

About Agile Psychological Medicine (aPM)

Monash Mental Health Program is strengthening its front end services. This increased capacity means shorter wait times to access treatment for people seeking help, continuity of care and improved therapeutic effectiveness.

At Agile Psychological Medicine (aPM), we believe our community should be able to access therapeutic care at their first interaction with our mental health services.

By partnering with our emergency points of contact, aPM offers people personalised therapeutic interventions at the time they are help seeking.

As a senior social worker at aPM, you will provide comprehensive psychosocial assessments for our clients, formulate evidence based interventions in conjunction with the multidisciplinary team and provide social work support to assist people to maximise their recovery. Your knowledge of government and non-government services available to a range of clients will be highly valued, and you will thrive on using your problem solving and negotiating skills to assist our motivated clients.

Come and be part of a supportive and high-functioning team who get things done!

Please advise your location preference in your cover letter.

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

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